Russian translator resume

Andrei Shmatkov
Translator of Russian, BelArusian and English Languages

Russian translator resume

Contact Info

E-mail: [email protected]
SKYPE: andrei_shmatkov


20+ years of translation experience (both full-time and freelance)
University degree in translation
Member of the Society of Translators and Interpreters of British Columbia (STIBC)


Russian, Belarusian (native)


Minsk State Linguistic University (1988-1993)
– Major: English
The Open University, England, UK (1999)
– Major: Managing Customer and Client Relations

Areas of Expertise

Computers and Hardware
IT, Telecommunication, Networks
Economy and Finance
Medical and pharmaceuticals
Ecology and Environment

Professional Experience

[  2005 – present  ]    Freelance Russian translator

My clients currently include translation agencies, businesses and non-profit organizations in North America, Europe and other parts of the world. I specialize primarily in the fields of IT and medical translations; however, my expertise is not limited to these areas. As a freelance Russian translator, I have worked in a variety of fields including business, international relations, web design and software development and other areas and have successfully handled translation jobs of all sizes including those with extremely large word counts and tight deadlines.

[  2004 – 2005  ]    Medtronic

Position: Russian translator/proofreader
Description: Translation, editing and proof-reading of medical devices documentation

[  2000 – 2004  ] GmbH

Position: Russian translator/technical writer

Description: Translation, editing and proof-reading of software documentation and online help files

 [  1998 – 2000  ]   The World Bank, Representative Office in Belarus

Position: Russian translator/interpreter
Description: Interpreting at conferences and seminars. Translation of country reports

[  1994 – 1998  ]    The European Banking Advisory Service (EBAS)

Position: Russian translator/interpreter
Description: creating, translating and updating master files for the business seminars, translating at the business seminars

[  1993 – 1994  ]    COWIconsult  – Water and Wastewater Project for Belarus

Position: Russian translator/interpreter
Description: translation of project documentation and interpreting at conferences

Memberships and Accreditations

Certified Translator (C.T.), English to Russian (STIBC) Certified PRO Network Member
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